Theory and History of Ontology

by Raul Corazzon | e-mail: rc@ontology.co

  • "History Logic" is my other website; both sites can be downloaded as a PDF or ebook. "Table of Contents" gives the list of the pages, "Modern Ontologists" contains a table with links to the pages on the most important philosophers of the 19th and 20th centuries who have written on ontology. For other indexes see the "Sitemap"; the "Search" function can be used to find a particular author or subject.

 

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Theory and History of Ontology, created April 13, 2000 at the address www.formalontology.it, moved August 13th 2010 to a new address: www.ontology.co; a mobile version is available when the screen resolution is less than 480 x 500 pixels.

The site contains 283 pages ("History of Logic" 70 pages) and the two sites had more than 15,000 bibliographic references; they are best viewed with a recent version of one of the following browsers: Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Maxthon, Opera, Safari, UC Browser.

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